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Greta B.

Worcester, MA

$40/hr

Reading and Writing Tutor

Background check passed as of 7/29/13
Usually responds in about 2 days

Reading and Writing Tutor

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With several years of professional experience as a reading tutor and long-term substitute teacher I have addressed the educational and developmental needs of children in the Worcester Public School System. I have also led and managed teams in the educational and service industries while possessing excellent written & oral communications skills.

I have extensive experience as a Fast ForWord Reading Coach, teaching the Scientific Learning, Fast ForWord reading based Products to Worcester Public School student’s grades second through twelfth.

Through the Hampshire Educational Collaborative Licensure Program and over seven years’ experience educating students in the Worcester Public Schools I have learned to and implemented research based instructional techniques, created developmentally appropriate learning activities, techniques for managing students with challenging behaviors and implemented appropriate instructional techniques for students with learning disabilities.

English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Reading,
SAT Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Publisher, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Grammar, Phonics, Reading,
Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
English, Reading,
SAT Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Elementary (K-6th)

As an elementary school math and reading tutor for the Worcester Public Schools with over 10 years experience I have worked with students from Grades K-12. Currently I work as a FastForWord Reading Coach helping at risk students in Grades 3 - 12th to become efficient readers. I have also taught Grades K, 1st, 3rd and 5th as a Long term Substitute Teacher, following all Massachusetts Curricula and State Standards.

Reading

Currently I am working part-time as a Fast ForWord Reading Coach, teaching the Scientific Learning, Fast ForWord Products to student’s grades second through twelfth. As a Fast ForWord Reading Coach I am responsible for student enrollment, tracking student data to identify the need for student interventions and advancements using Progress Tracker while managing multiple concurrent activities.

Through the Hampshire Educational Collaborative Licensure Program and over seven years’ experience educating students in the Worcester Public Schools, I have learned to and implemented research based instructional techniques for math and reading, created developmentally appropriate learning activities, techniques for managing students with challenging behaviors and implemented appropriate instructional techniques for students with learning disabilities.

Becker College
Hampshire Collaborative
Graduate Coursework

Education

Becker College

Hampshire Collaborative (Graduate Coursework)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

Greta will travel within 10 miles of Worcester, MA 01603.


About Greta

With several years of professional experience as a reading tutor and long-term substitute teacher I have addressed the educational and developmental needs of children in the Worcester Public School System. I have also led and managed teams in the educational and service industries while possessing excellent written & oral communications skills.

I have extensive experience as a Fast ForWord Reading Coach, teaching the Scientific Learning, Fast ForWord reading based Products to Worcester Public School student’s grades second through twelfth.

Through the Hampshire Educational Collaborative Licensure Program and over seven years’ experience educating students in the Worcester Public Schools I have learned to and implemented research based instructional techniques, created developmentally appropriate learning activities, techniques for managing students with challenging behaviors and implemented appropriate instructional techniques for students with learning disabilities.

Education

Becker College
Hampshire Collaborative
Graduate Coursework

Education

Becker College

Hampshire Collaborative (Graduate Coursework)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Worcester, MA 01603

Greta’s Subjects

English:
English, Grammar, Literature, Reading,
SAT Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Computer:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Publisher, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th),
Grammar, Phonics, Reading,
Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Homeschool:
Elementary (K-6th),
English, Reading,
SAT Reading, Study Skills, Writing
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Greta B.

Greta B. passed a background check on 7/29/13. The check was ordered by Greta through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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